Manager Man"a*ger, n. 1. One who manages; a conductor or director; as, the manager of a theater. [1913 Webster]

A skillful manager of the rabble. --South. [1913 Webster]

2. A person who conducts business or household affairs with economy and frugality; a good economist. [1913 Webster]

A prince of great aspiring thoughts; in the main, a manager of his treasure. --Sir W. Temple. [1913 Webster]

3. A contriver; an intriguer. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.